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Central Records - Marriage Certificates

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1. How do I obtain a certified copy of my marriage license?

Central Records - Recording

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1. What is the fee for recording most documents?
2. What are the fees for recording a Uniform Commercial Code (UCC) document?
3. What are the basic requirements for recording a document?
4. Where can I get forms?
5. What happens to my document when it is presented for recording?
6. Are documents available online?
7. How do I obtain copies or certified copies of a recorded document?

Community Development - Building

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1. I am just thinking about a home improvement project and have some preliminary questions. Who can I ask?
2. What are your office hours and who is on staff?
3. How do I get to the Broomfield building department?
4. Do I need a building permit for my project?
5. How much will my permit cost?
6. What plans do I need for a permit?
7. How do I avoid paying taxes twice on my project materials?
8. Do I need a contractor's license to get a permit?
9. What happens if I don't get a permit?
10. Can I do all the electrical and plumbing work on my own home?
11. How close can I build to my property line?
12. What inspections do I need for my project?
13. How do I call for an inspection on my project?
14. What time will the inspector arrive?
15. I have questions about my inspection. Who do I talk to?
16. Will a City and County Building inspector come look at my house if I have problems?
17. Does Broomfield have special requirements for re-roofing?
18. How does the new Carbon Monoxide Alarm law affect me?
19. Do the EPA lead abatement regulations apply to my project?
20. For boilers, do I need State of Colorado as well as City and County of Broomfield permit and inspections?

Community Development - Planning

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1. What are the requirements for a commercial or industrial sign?
2. How do I obtain approval for a temporary commercial sign?
3. How do I obtain approval for a temporary commercial sign?
4. What does the zoning of my property mean?
5. Can I run a business out of my home?
6. Can I keep a trash dumpster on my residential property?
7. Do I need a permit if I am just changing the lettering on an existing sign?
8. What is a Variance, and how do I get one?
9. What is a legal non-conforming use?
10. What are your hours, and who is on your staff?
11. I want to develop / build on my lot, what is required?
12. How and to whom do I report a code violation to?
13. How does the planning / development review process work?
14. How long is the planning/development process, or how long does it take to get this project approved?
15. What is an urban renewal plan and a sub-area plan?

Court Security

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1. What items are prohibited in the courtroom?

Court Services

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1. If I missed my court date or I want to appear early for a court appearance when should I appear?
2. What is an arraignment?
3. What types of matters are handled at the various Court levels?
4. What are the types of payments accepted for payment of fines?
5. How do I perform on-line record searches?

Elections

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1. Where and when can I vote?
2. What forms of identification are valid for voting purposes?
3. Can I surrender my mail ballot and vote at the polls?

HHS - Care Assistance Program

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1. What is the Colorado Child Care Assistance Program (CCCAP)?
2. What are the eligibility requirements for the Colorado Child Care Assistance Program?
3. Do I need to file for child support to participate in this program?
4. Can I receive child care assistance while I am in school?
5. Do I have to live in Broomfield to receive assistance through CCCAP?
6. Can I apply for Child Care Assistance on behalf of my daughter and her child?
7. Can anyone watch my child?
8. How do I find a licensed child care provider?
9. Can I use more than one provider?
10. How long can I receive assistance?
11. How do I apply for Child Care Assistance?
12. Are there any fees or costs associated with participation in this program?

HHS - Child Protection

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1. At what age is it appropriate to leave my child at home alone?
2. What constitutes child abuse and/or neglect?
3. Is homelessness a reason to remove a child from his or her parents?
4. If I make a report of suspected child abuse or neglect, will my identity be protected?
5. Can I make an anonymous report of child abuse or neglect?
6. What persons are mandated by the state to report suspected child abuse or neglect and what are the penalties for failure to report?
7. When would it be necessary to remove a child from his or her home?
8. What is a Court-Appointed Special Advocate (CASA)?
9. What is a guardian ad litem?

HHS - Family and Children Services

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1. What adult protection services are offered by Broomfield’s Health and Human Services (HHS) Department?
2. What types of allegations does Adult Protection investigate?
3. What should I do if I suspect that someone I know is a victim of abuse?
4. What substance abuse intervention services does Broomfield HHS offer?
5. Who is at risk for alcohol and substance use?
6. What are some reasons that teenagers use alcohol or drugs?
7. What are some of the warning signs that a teenager may be using alcohol or drugs?
8. What are the physical warning signs of drug abuse?
9. What are emotional signs of teenagers abusing drugs?
10. What are the behavioral signs of a teenager abusing drugs?
11. How can I get involved in or refer someone for substance abuse intervention services?

HHS - Foster Care / Kinship

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1. What is foster care?
2. Who are foster parents?
3. Who can be a foster parent?
4. What do foster parents do?
5. Which children need homes the most?
6. I work outside my home; can I still be a foster parent?
7. How can I learn more about becoming a foster parent?
8. How can I support the Broomfield Health and Human Services foster care program?

Housing Authority

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1. How do I get on the Section 8 waitlist?
2. How do I apply, or get on the wait list, for a low income apartment?
3. I am homeless, where can I get shelter assistance?
4. My water heater broke, how do I get emergency repair assistance?
5. Where do I get information on the Home Rehabilitation Program?
6. Where do I get information on the Mobile Home Repair Program
7. How do I apply for the Tenant Based Rental Assistance Program?
8. Is there first time homebuyer down payment assistance available in Broomfield?
9. I am struggling to keep my home out of foreclosure, who can help me?
10. I have a dispute with my landlord (or tenant), where can I get help?
11. I need help paying my utility bill, who can I contact?

Human Resources

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1. What are the office hours for Human Resources?
2. Who do I contact if I have a question on an open position?
3. How soon will I hear back about my application for a position?

Human Resources - Insurance

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1. Is there a choice of medical plans?
2. I need to add (or drop) someone from my health insurance.
3. I'm a sworn police officer and want to know what LTD (death and disability) coverage I have?

Human Resources - Leave

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1. I am having a baby!
2. Do I need to use all of my sick leave before I am eligible for short term disability?
3. Do I qualify for FMLA?

Human Resources - LIFE, AD&D, LTD

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1. I'm a sworn police officer and want to know what LTD (death and disability) coverage I have?

Human Resources - PMPP

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1. Can I increase my pre-tax contributions to the Money Purchase Plan?
2. What options do I have to contribute voluntary after-tax contributions to the money purchase plan?

Motor Vehicles

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1. Where do I register my vehicle in Broomfield County?
2. Can I renew my registration over the phone or online?
3. I just moved to another county, do I still renew my vehicle in Broomfield County?
4. What forms of payment does Broomfield Motor Vehicle accept?
5. Can I have my insurance faxed to Broomfield Motor Vehicle?
6. Where can I obtain a Verification of Vin Number?
7. What do I do with my plates when I sell my vehicle?

Open Space and Trails

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1. It is possible to occasionally encounter bears in urban settings. What should you do?
2. What should I do if I encounter a coyote?

Police

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1. How do I hire a police officer for my event?
2. Should I really report it?
3. What is Broomfield's curfew?

Police - Animal Services

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1. Does Broomfield have any breed specific legislation?
2. Do dogs, cats and ferrets have to be registered in Broomfield?
3. Where can my dog run off leash in Broomfield?
4. What happens to dogs picked up by Animal Services?
5. Is there a limit on the number of animals allowed at a Broomfield residence?
6. Do cats have to be on leash?
7. Who should I call if I lose my pet?
8. Is there a law prohibiting dogs from barking?
9. Can wildlife be a danger to my pet?

Police - Civil Unit

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1. How do I arrange to have papers served?
2. How much does it cost to have someone served?
3. How long will it take to get someone served?
4. Can I get the costs waived?
5. What forms of payment are required?
6. Where can I find some of the forms you require?

Police - Electrical Assisted Bicycles

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1. Are riders of electrical assisted bicycles required to have a driver's license?
2. Are these vehicles required to be registered?
3. Are these vehicles required to be insured?
4. Are riders of these vehicles required to wear a helmet and eye protection?
5. Are riders of these vehicles required to abide by traffic laws?

Police - Electrical Personal Assistive Mobility Device

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1. Can EPAMDs travel on public roadways?
2. Can EPAMDs and unclassified vehicles travel on sidewalks, parks, or recreational areas?

Police - Golf Cars

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1. Can golf cars travel on public roadways?
2. Can golf cars travel on sidewalks?
3. Can golf cars travel in parks, lake areas, and recreational areas?
4. Is a golf car considered a low-speed electric vehicle?

Police - Investigations

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1. What is the status of my case?

Police - Low-Power Scooters

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1. Are riders of low-power scooters required to have a driver's license?
2. Are these vehicles required to be registered?
3. Are these vehicles required to be insured?
4. Are riders of these vehicles required to wear a helmet and eye protection?
5. Are riders of low-power scooters required to abide by traffic laws?

Police - Low-Speed Electric Vehicles

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1. Are operators of low-speed electric vehicles required to have a driver's license?
2. Are these vehicles required to be registered?
3. Are these vehicles required to be insured?
4. Are operators of low-speed electric vehicles required to abide by traffic laws?

Police - Motorcycles/Scooter 50 cc and Over

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1. Are riders of scooters, mopeds or other similar vehicles, required to have a driver's license, registration and proof of insurance?
2. Are riders of motorcycles, scooters, mopeds, or other similar vehicles required to wear a helmet and eye protection?

Police - Off Highway Vehicles

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1. Are Off Highway Vehicles required to be registered?
2. Can Off Highway Vehicles be ridden on public roadways?
3. Can Off Highway Vehicles be ridden in parks or lake areas?
4. Can a parent give permission to a child to ride an Off Highway Vehicle in a park, field or recreational area?
5. Can I ride my Off Highway Vehicle on my own property?

Police - Records

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1. Can I send a fax request?
2. Can you email me a copy of my report?
3. How much does a copy of a report cost?
4. Can anyone get a copy of a report?

Police - Recruitment

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1. What is the hiring process for police officers in Broomfield?
2. What if I'm already working as an officer elsewhere and want to be hired laterally?
3. If I am hired, what equipment would I have to buy?

Police - Sex Offender Registry

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1. Can I have a copy of the Registered Sex Offender List?
2. What does Sexually Violent Predator (SVP) mean?
3. If a sex offender is so dangerous, why is (s)he allowed out in the community?
4. Why aren’t communities notified when other types of sex offenders are released?
5. Isn’t it just a matter of time before the SVP commits another crime?
6. Now that I know a sex offender lives in my community, what should I do differently to protect my family and myself?
7. What do I tell my children about this SVP?
8. How would I know if my child has been sexually victimized?

Police - Toy Vehicles

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1. Can toy vehicles be ridden on public roadways?
2. Can Toy Vehicles be ridden on sidewalks or bike trails?
3. Can a parent give permission to a child to ride a motor vehicle or recreational vehicle on the sidewalk or other areas where bicycles can be ridden?

Police - Victim Services

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1. How do I contact a victim advocate?

Police - Wheelchairs

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1. Can Wheelchairs travel on public roadways?
2. Are there any locations where Wheelchair travel is prohibited?

Public Trustee

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1. When and where are foreclosure sales held?
2. If a Deed of Trust was recorded in the prior county, does the lender release it there or in Broomfield?
3. Where can I find information about foreclosures?
4. I just received a notice from the Public Trustee that a foreclosure was started on my property. Do I have to move out right away?
5. What is curing a default and how do I do that?

Public Works

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1. Who should I call to set up trash collection at my home/business?
2. Does Broomfield operate a landfill?

Public Works - Environment

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1. Is there a place to recycle in Broomfield? What materials are accepted?
2. Does Broomfield offer any rebates for purchasing water-efficient appliances?
3. My tap water tastes/smells odd. Who should I call to report this?

Public Works - Household Hazardous Waste

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1. How do I dispose of my unused latex paint?
2. How should I dispose of used batteries?

Public Works - Park Services

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1. Who do you call to report an irrigation problem such as broken sprinkler heads?
2. Where can I drop off my tree and shrub branches from my yard?
3. What are the hours of operation for the Tree Recycle Program?
4. Is there FREE mulch available to residents?
5. What does Broomfield use for weed control in the parks?
6. When is water available for my dog at the city dog park?
7. How do I rent a park or shelter?
8. What do the Park Services contractors use to spray for weeds?
9. What hours are the parks open?
10. What is a noxious weed?
11. How often does Park Services fertilize the parks?
12. Do you have a LOST AND FOUND for items left in a park?
13. Are there any places to fish in Broomfield?

Public Works - Recycling

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1. How do I dispose of shredded paper?
2. How should I dispose of plastic bags?
3. How can I dispose of Styrofoam?

Public Works - Street Maintenance

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1. Who takes care of state highways and traffic lights?
2. How do I remove fresh striping paint from my vehicle?

Public Works - Utility Maintenance

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1. How can I help prevent frozen pipes?
2. What is water/sewer service line insurance?
3. How do I troubleshoot low water pressure?
4. What does it mean if my water color is dirty?

Public Works - Water Quality

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1. What's that funny taste in my water?
2. White flakes, flecks, and fragments in my drinking water....what are they?
3. Why is my tap water brown?
4. Where does Broomfield get its water?
5. Do I need to install a home water treatment system?
6. Why does my tap water look like carbonated milk?
7. Why is chlorine used in the water treatment process?
8. What's the 4-1-1 on fluoride?
9. Could I have lead in my drinking water?
10. What's the best way to disinfect my drains?

Recreation - Broomfield Days

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1. What is Broomfield Days?
2. What is BowWow Broomfield?
3. Where is Broomfield Days held?
4. Where can I park?
5. How do I find things in the park on Broomfield Days?
6. When are vendor applications available?
7. How do I get a booth?
8. What type of vendor am I and what application do I need?
9. Do I need Health Permit?
10. Can I sell things without applying for a space?
11. Who's in charge of the parade?
12. Who do I contact if I have other questions about...?

Recreation - Front Desk

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1. How do I get Resident Rates?
2. What forms of ID do I need to show proof of Residency?
3. How do I prove Residency if I’m living with my parents or relative?
4. How often do I need to show proof of Residency?
5. If I work for a Business in Broomfield, can I get resident rates?
6. How do I sign up for classes?
7. How do I cancel a class?
8. How do I cancel my pass?
9. What are your hours?
10. Do you take credit cards or personal checks?

Sales Tax

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1. How do I contact the City and County of Broomfield Sales Tax Administration?
2. What licenses do I need to do business in the City and County of Broomfield?
3. Does the State of Colorado required a sales tax license?
4. Is it necessary to register a business trade name?
5. What is the total sales tax rate in Broomfield?
6. Does a service business in the City and County of Broomfield need a sales tax license?
7. Does the City and County of Broomfield impose a local payroll tax?
8. Does the City and County of Broomfield have a consumer use tax?
9. Do I have to fill out a sales tax return for the City and County of Broomfield?
10. Where can I obtain sales tax forms?
11. How do I determine my sales tax filing status?
12. Is the "vendor fee" on my sales tax return?
13. If I had no sales for a filing period, do I still need to file a sales tax return?
14. What are the special improvement district taxes?
15. Is it necessary to display my sales tax license at my place of business?
16. How do I apply for a sales tax or use tax refund?
17. Does my internet or on-line retail business need to apply for a sales tax license?
18. If I have a one-time sale in Broomfield, do I need to apply for a sales tax license and remit sales tax?
19. If I am a special event vendor, do I need a Broomfield sales tax license and how do I submit sales tax collected to the City and County of Broomfield?
20. If I am an out-of-city business, do I have to collect City and County of Broomfield sales tax?

Treasurer

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1. When are property taxes due?
2. When should I receive my property tax notice?
3. Where do I pay my property taxes?
4. What should I do if don't receive a property tax notice?
5. My mortgage company is supposed to pay my property taxes. Why did I get the tax notice and what should I do with it?
6. Will Broomfield send second half notices?
7. What do my property taxes pay for?
8. I can't afford to pay my property taxes on time. What should I do?
9. How are my property taxes calculated?
10. Who sets the value for my property?
11. What is a mill levy and how is it figured?
12. What can I do to lower my property taxes?
13. Are property taxes paid in arrears?

Video Services

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1. I don't have Comcast cable, how can I watch Channel 8?

Workforce Center

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1. What does the Workforce Center do?
2. Can you find me a job?
3. Where can I file for unemployment?
4. How can I get registered?
5. Do you help with the cost of training or school?
6. What other services do you provide?
7. If I've never heard of a Workforce Center, how do I get started?
8. If I haven't received my unemployment insurance check, can you help me?